Leona Counters

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Leona

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We determined our best and worst Leona counters using info taken from 167,569 ranked League matches. We have established those champs with the highest and lowest rates of victory versus her. Furthermore, we have found which champions can serve as good allies to help you win more League games.

As shown below, Swain is the best to challenge Leona with a 53.0% win fraction against her. In a close second and third place, Amumu and Anivia are the next greatest threats to Leona. These two have win rates of 47.0% and 48.0%, respectively. You should avoid taking her into a game where one of these champs has already been chosen.

Conversely, if you are playing against Nidalee, you can expect to do much better. Leona counters them with a solid win rate of 58.0%. Equally, you can anticipate doing very well when fighting Azir and Qiyana. They have the next lowest winrates when trying to counter Leona.

Who Counters Leona

Champion Win Rate
Leona vs Swain Counter Swain 47 %
Leona vs Amumu Counter Amumu 47 %
Leona vs Anivia Counter Anivia 48 %
Leona vs Skarner Counter Skarner 48 %
Leona vs Brand Counter Brand 48 %

Who Leona Counters

Champion Win Rate
Leona vs Nidalee Matchup Nidalee 58 %
Leona vs Azir Matchup Azir 57 %
Leona vs Qiyana Matchup Qiyana 57 %
Leona vs Zoe Matchup Zoe 56 %
Leona vs Lee Sin Matchup Lee Sin 56 %

Leona Team Synergies

Champion Win Rate
League of Legends Champion Swain Stats Swain 57 %
League of Legends Champion Brand Stats Brand 56 %
League of Legends Champion Seraphine Stats Seraphine 55 %
League of Legends Champion Amumu Stats Amumu 55 %
League of Legends Champion Viktor Stats Viktor 54 %

If you are interested in great champ synergies for your own allies to help boost your win percentage more, take a look at the champion synergies above. Regardless of her lane, she does admirably when on the same team as Swain. This combination typically improves her chances of winning by 7.0%. Brand and Seraphine are also fantastic champions to pair with.

If you would like to find out more about a specific Leona matchup, together with the preferred builds to employ in that matchup, please click the related row in the tables above. If the specific Leona counters you are trying to find are not visible below, you may get all possible counters at the link above. If you are looking for more focused countering guidance and advice, you should read our guide a little further down on the page.

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Guide to Countering Leona

  • Leona's Eclipse deals damage around her at the end of the 3 second duration. Move away from her during this to avoid taking damage.
  • You can avoid getting stunned by Solar Flare if you move out of the center quickly.

Our Methods

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 Leona counters online.