How to Win Akali vs Morgana Counter Matchup Akali is in the b tier of champions

Akali vs Morgana

How to Beat Morgana as Akali in LoL Morgana is in the b tier of champions
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Mage Support

How to Beat Morgana as Akali

based on 4,475 Akali vs Morgana matchups
Win Rate
48.8 %
K/D/A
2.38
Pick Rate
5.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds that we review every week. This guide on how to beat Morgana as Akali resulted from an evaluation of 4475 ranked rounds where both champs opposed each other. This matchup is somewhat uncommon. Akali is forced to battle against Morgana in only 5.7% of her matches.

Akali vs Morgana Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Akali has done a dismal job of beating Morgana. Typically, she wins a acceptable 48.8% of games the champions fight one another in. In Akali versus Morgana rounds, Akali’s side is 0.1% less probable to earn first blood. This indicates that she most likely won't get first blood against Morgana.

Best Akali vs Morgana Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeSorcerer's Shoes

Core Akali Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceShadowflameMorellonomicon

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Akali to level up q
>
Second ability for Akali to level up e
>
Last skill for Akali to max out w

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: TenacityCoup de Grace
Resolve Second WindUnflinching
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Akali's passive ability p
Akali q ability q
Akali w ability w
Akali e ability e
Akali's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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E
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Q
10
E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Morgana as Akali

Tips for Playing as Akali against Morgana

Akali excels at killing fragile champions. Let your team initiate and then strike at the people in the back.

Twilight Shroud offers safety in even the most dangerous situations. Use that time to save up energy for a quick strike later.

Advice to Win Against Morgana

Black Shield makes Morgana immune to disabling effects, but can be broken with magic damage.

Morgana often needs to land Dark Binding to setup her other attacks. Use your minions as shields against Dark Binding.

Tormented Shadow deals tons of damage to units missing large amounts of Health. When low on Health, be wary of Morgana's attempts to trap you within its reach.

Akali vs Morgana Counter Stats

Akali Image
Win Rate
48.8 %
VS
Win Rate
51.2 %
Morgana Image
8.4
< Kills >
3.5
5.8
< Deaths >
6.2
5.4
< Assists >
11.9
1.89
< Killing Sprees >
0.73
137
< Minions Killed >
50
0.07
< Dragons Killed >
0.15
0.33
< Inhibitors >
0.46
1,422
< Physical Damage >
902
19,478
< Magic Damage >
14,753
1,197
< True Damage >
890
22,098
< Damage Dealt >
16,545
27,620
< Damage Taken >
18,924
11,218
< Gold Earned >
9,287
1.3
< Towers >
1.67
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
2,468
< Total Healing >
3,587
13,983
< Experience >
11,604
17
< Vision Score >
45
8
< Wards Placed >
21
59
< Time Dealing CC >
123

How to Counter Morgana with Akali in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here clarify some influential Akali vs. Morgana matchup stats that can help us figure out the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Morgana’s ratio of NaN, showing that Akali may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Morgana. This observation is largely caused by the difference in kills.

Akali typically has a much larger longest killing spree than her matchup does. Commonly, she receives more damage than Morgana. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the champion with increased health has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Akali and Morgana

Damage Types Compared

Akali
Morgana
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Akali
Morgana

Who is Better, Akali or Morgana?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Akali usually loses when playing against Morgana, with a 48.8% win rate. Therefore, Akali makes a poor counter to Morgana.

While Akali does have a lower win rate compared to Morgana, when they face off with one another, Akali also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes her a more complex champ to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Akali into Morganaas her relative depth means you may not be able to reach her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Akali has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Morgana. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Akali vs Morgana matchups, Morgana is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Akali is a somewhat poor counter for Morgana. Focus your gameplay on maximizing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Akali against Morgana.

Additional Information for Akali Players

How We Calculated Our Akali vs Morgana Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Morgana as Akali, we analyzed 4,475 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Morgana as Akali comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To learn all of the intricacies of Akali to counter Morgana during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips displayed here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Akali often accumulates more CS relative to Morgana. Champions who typically don't earn much CS usualy don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers displayed here to do well.

The most crucial items to focus on in your Akali versus Morgana build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali used at least these three items in her build, she did much better when facing Morgana than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Akali boasted an average winrate of 48.8% battling Morgana with this counter build.

To have the best chance of crushing Morgana as Akali, Akali players should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Second Wind, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds we have analyed for Akali vs Morgana face-offs, this mix of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 48.8% win rate overall.

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