The Swans welcome the Premier League title challengers to the Liberty Stadium with the club sitting six points above the relegation zone.
"You have to embrace the challenge of going against one of the best managers in the world," Monk told reporters. "His record proves that, and for someone like myself it's great. It's why you want to get into management.
"When you come up against challenges like this it's a learning process. Maybe at the end give they might give you a word of wisdom."
Swansea have five games remaining in their campaign.