Rakan Counters

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Rakan

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We calculated our best and worst Rakan counters using info extract from 316,769 ranked League of Legends matches. We have determined those champions with the best and worse rates of victory when facing him. Additionally, we have calculated which champions can be good teammates to improve your rank.

As you can see below, Amumu is the strongest to face off against Rakan with a 57.0% win fraction against him. Close behind, Swain and Rammus are the next greatest threats to Rakan. These two have win rates of 44.0% and 45.0%, respectively. You should not take him into a match where one of these champions has already been chosen.

Conversely, if you're playing Lee Sin, you probably should anticipate doing much better. Rakan counters them with a much better win percentage of 55.0%. Equally, you can expect to do very well when fighting Nidalee and Gangplank. These champs have the next poorest winrates when trying to counter Rakan.

Who Counters Rakan

Champion Win Rate
Rakan vs Amumu Counter Amumu 43 %
Rakan vs Swain Counter Swain 44 %
Rakan vs Rammus Counter Rammus 45 %
Rakan vs Galio Counter Galio 45 %
Rakan vs Neeko Counter Neeko 45 %

Who Rakan Counters

Champion Win Rate
Rakan vs Lee Sin Matchup Lee Sin 55 %
Rakan vs Nidalee Matchup Nidalee 55 %
Rakan vs Gangplank Matchup Gangplank 54 %
Rakan vs Zoe Matchup Zoe 54 %
Rakan vs Azir Matchup Azir 53 %

Rakan Team Synergies

Champion Win Rate
League of Legends Champion Amumu Stats Amumu 53 %
League of Legends Champion Swain Stats Swain 53 %
League of Legends Champion Viktor Stats Viktor 52 %
League of Legends Champion Brand Stats Brand 52 %
League of Legends Champion Kayle Stats Kayle 52 %

If you would like good champion pairings for your own teammates to help improve your win percentage even further, look at the champ synergies above. Regardless of his chosen position, he does admirably when on the same team as Amumu. This combination typically increases his average win rate by 3.0%. Swain and Viktor are also awesome champs to pair with.

If you want to learn more about a particular Rakan matchup, along with the finest builds to use in that situation, please click the related row in the tables above. If the particular Rakan counters you are looking for are not avaialable below, you can see all potential counters at the above link. For more specific countering tips and tactics, you should read our guide a little further down on the page.

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Guide to Countering Rakan

  • Catch Rakan alone or try to take him down early in team fights to minimize his utility to his team.
  • Crowd Control spells are effective at containing Rakan.

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 Rakan counters online.