Irelia Counters

LoL Irelia Counters and Best Teammmates

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Irelia

192,980 Irelia Counters and Matchups Analyzed


We computed the best and worst Irelia counters with stats taken from 192,980 ranked League rounds. We have worked out those champions with the best and worse rates of victory versus her. Furthermore, we have calculated which champions can be valuable teammates to help you win more League games.

As you can see above, Tryndamere is the best to face off against Irelia with a 52.0% win fraction against her. In a close second and third place, Jax and Vi are the next largest threats to Irelia. They have win rates of 52.0% and 52.0%, respectively. You should not bring her into a round where any of these other champs has been chosen.

Conversely, if you are facing off against Nidalee, you can anticipate doing much better. Irelia counters them with a much better win percentage of 57.0%. Likewise, you can expect to do very well when battling Ryze and Azir. These champs have the next poorest win rates against Irelia.

Irelia Team Synergies

If you are interested in the best champ pairings for your own allies to help improve your win percentage even further, take a peek at at our champion synergies above. Regardless of her chosen position, she does admirably when alonside Amumu. This combination typically increases her average win rate by 5.0%. Zilean and Yorick are also fantastic champs to pair with.

Our Methods

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We comb through millions of League of Legends matches pulled directly from Riot’s servers each week. We analyze the data using advanced algorithms to bring you the most accurate Irelia counters online.

Guide to Countering Irelia

  • Irelia counters champs with poor mobility. If you can't dodge, she will stun you and/or catch you with her Ult.
  • Bladesurge allows Irelia to cover big distances if there are several low health units in a path. Be wary of this during teamfights. Irelia can also waveclear very quickly using this ability.