Ezreal vs Zed Counter Build

How to Win Ezreal vs Zed Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Zed as Ezreal in LoL

How to Beat Zed as Ezreal

37,030 Ezreal vs Zed Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Ezreal Items to Counter Zed

The ideal items to prioritize in your Ezreal versus Zed build include Ravenous Hydra, Frozen Heart, and Serylda's Grudge. When Ezreal bought at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better against Zed than with most other commonly used item sets.


6.4 | Ezreal Zed | 8.6


5.7 | Ezreal Zed | 6.2


6.8 | Ezreal Zed | 4.9

Best Ezreal Runes to Counter Zed

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight
To have the highest probability of beating Zed as Ezreal, Ezreal players should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes. Out of all the runes players chose for Ezreal vs Zed face-offs, this order of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also shown the best Zed runes to fend off Ezreal in order to help you grasp how he will likely be setup to try to beat you.

Runes Zed Will Likely Use to Counter Ezreal

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch

Ezreal vs Zed Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page underscore some vital Ezreal versus Zed matchup statistics that may help us realize the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Ezreal’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is nearly equal to Zed’s KDA ratio of 2.2, indicating that Ezreal may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability than Zed.

Ezreal often has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy does. On average, Ezreal receives a similar amount of damage to Zed. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the champion with increased HP has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

In Ezreal vs Zed matchups, Ezreal typically totals a similar amount of CS than Zed. Champs that don't finish with very much CS normally do not require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale properly off their abilities alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to top the averages shown here to do well.

By default, Ezreal vs Zed tips, statistics, and build guide are given for every ranked division. If you want to scope the stats and builds to a particular player tier, you can use the selection menu located at the top of the page.

Killing Spree

3.1 | Ezreal Zed | 3.9

Damage Dealt

20,001 | Ezreal Zed | 20,643

Damage Taken

18,945 | Ezreal Zed | 19,690

Gold Earned

10,679 | Ezreal Zed | 11,285

Minions Killed

141 | Ezreal Zed | 138


5.2 | Ezreal Zed | 5.4

Dragons Killed

1.8 | Ezreal Zed | 1.9

Barons Killed

0.4 | Ezreal Zed | 0.4


0.9 | Ezreal Zed | 0.9

Ezreal vs Zed Matchup Summary

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches that we evaluate every week. This Ezreal against Zed counter guide came out of an examination of 37,030 ranked matches where both champions opposed one another.

This champ matchup is relatively common. Ezreal is forced to battle against Zed in 11.3% of his games. Ezreal has done a average job of countering Zed. On average, he wins a acceptable 50.0% of the time the champions clash against one another in. In Ezreal versus Zed rounds, Ezreal’s side is 0.0% more expected to get first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood against Zed.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 37,030 Ezreal vs Zed 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 Zed as Ezreal 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.