Ekko vs Aphelios Counter Build

How to Win Ekko vs Aphelios Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Aphelios as Ekko in LoL

How to Beat Aphelios as Ekko

10,441 Ekko vs Aphelios Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated League matches that we evaluate each week. This guide on how to beat Aphelios as Ekko came out of an analysis of 10441 ranked matches where both champs opposed one another. This champ pairing is fairly rare. Ekko has to counter Aphelios in only 3.1% of his matches.

Ekko has done a good job of beating Aphelios. On average, he wins a fantastic 52.1% of games the champs clash against each other in. In Ekko against Aphelios matches, Ekko’s team is 0.0% more expected to earn first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood versus Aphelios.

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Best Ekko Items to Counter Aphelios

The most important items to use in your Ekko versus Aphelios build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Lich Bane. When Ekko used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting Aphelios than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Ekko boasted an average win rate of 63.4% when playing against Aphelios with these items in his kit.

Best Ekko Runes to Counter Aphelios

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Absolute Focus Rune Absolute Focus
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm

To have the greatest likelihood of defeating Aphelios as Ekko, you should take the Dark Harvest, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players picked for Ekko vs Aphelios counters, this blending of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 57.5% winrate overall.

We have also included the best Aphelios runes to duel Ekko to help you grasp how he will probably be setup against you.


7.5 | Ekko Aphelios | 6.4


5.5 | Ekko Aphelios | 6.1


6.6 | Ekko Aphelios | 6.6

Ekko vs Aphelios Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here clarify several important Ekko vs. Aphelios matchup stats that may help us explain the differences between the pair. Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.6 is more than Aphelios’s KDA ratio of 2.1, highlighting that Ekko may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Aphelios..

Ekko usually has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he takes more damage than Aphelios. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

In Ekko vs Aphelios matchups, Ekko typically totals a lot fewer minion kills than Aphelios. Champs that don't get much CS typically don't need much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Although, champs with plenty of CS, such as carries, typically require a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, try to pass the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.69 | Ekko Aphelios | 1.48

Largest Multi-Kill

1.55 | Ekko Aphelios | 1.57

Damage Dealt

18,110 | Ekko Aphelios | 19,154

Damage Taken

26,690 | Ekko Aphelios | 18,050

Healing Done

9,459 | Ekko Aphelios | 4,464

Vision Score

19 | Ekko Aphelios | 18

Gold Earned

11,272 | Ekko Aphelios | 11,336

Minions Killed

92 | Ekko Aphelios | 163

Dragons Killed

0.78 | Ekko Aphelios | 0.21

Barons Killed

0.16 | Ekko Aphelios | 0.06


1.94 | Ekko Aphelios | 2.41


0.48 | Ekko Aphelios | 0.51

CC Duration (sec)

357 | Ekko Aphelios | 148

Experience Earned

13,113 | Ekko Aphelios | 11,850

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10,441 Ekko vs Aphelios 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 Aphelios as Ekko 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.