How to Win Galio vs Lee Sin Counter Matchup Galio is in the a tier of champions

Galio vs Lee Sin

How to Beat Lee Sin as Galio in LoL Lee Sin is in the b tier of champions
Tank Mage
Fighter Assassin

How to Beat Lee Sin as Galio

based on 963 Galio vs Lee Sin matchups
Win Rate
53.8 %
K/D/A
2.58
Pick Rate
3.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends games that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Lee Sin as Galio resulted from an evaluation of 963 ranked matches where both champs battled each other. This pairing is relatively rare. Galio is forced to battle against Lee Sin in only 3.8% of his matches.

Galio vs Lee Sin Matchup Summary

Galio does a good job of beating Lee Sin. Normally, he wins a fantastic 53.8% of games the champs clash against each other in. In Galio vs Lee Sin matches, Galio’s side is 0.0% more probable to get first blood, indicating that he probably will get first blood against Lee Sin.

Best Galio vs Lee Sin Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
BootsHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Sapphire CrystalAmplifying Tome

Core Galio Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostZhonya's HourglassMorellonomicon

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceThornmailVoid StaffBulwark of the Mountain

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Aftershock Shield BashBone PlatingOvergrowth
Sorcery Nimbus CloakTranscendence
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Galio's passive ability p
Galio q ability q
Galio w ability w
Galio e ability e
Galio's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
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W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Lee Sin as Galio

Tips for Playing as Galio against Lee Sin

You can release Shield of Durand even while crowd controlled.

You can use the step back from Justice Punch to dodge enemy spells.

You can use the minimap ally icons to cast Hero's Entrance.

Advice to Win Against Lee Sin

Stay spread out to minimize the impact of Lee Sin's ultimate, Dragon's Rage.

Lee Sin relies heavily on following up with his abilities. Use disables to prevent him from chaining together his abilities and attacks.

Lee Sin has powerful tools to combat physical damage in Iron Will and Cripple but he is still vulnerable to magic damage.

Galio vs Lee Sin Counter Stats

Galio Image
Win Rate
53.8 %
VS
Win Rate
46.2 %
Lee Sin Image
4.5
< Kills >
6.6
6
< Deaths >
6.5
11
< Assists >
8.7
1.04
< Killing Sprees >
1.56
107
< Minions Killed >
35
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
1.41
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.42
357
< Physical Damage >
11,509
13,169
< Magic Damage >
1,918
817
< True Damage >
717
14,344
< Damage Dealt >
14,146
21,165
< Damage Taken >
28,649
9,542
< Gold Earned >
10,988
1.68
< Towers >
1.52
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.28
1,738
< Total Healing >
7,194
11,999
< Experience >
12,333
26
< Vision Score >
22
12
< Wards Placed >
11
111
< Time Dealing CC >
393

How to Counter Lee Sin with Galio in LoL

The stats provided here show several important Galio versus Lee Sin counter statistics that can help us interpret the distinctions between the two. For instance, Galio’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Lee Sin’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Galio may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Lee Sin..

Galio normally has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy does. On average, he receives less damage than Lee Sin. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Galio and Lee Sin

Damage Types Compared

Galio
Lee Sin
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Galio
Lee Sin

Who is Better, Galio or Lee Sin?

Both League champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Galio usually wins when facing off against Lee Sin, with a 53.8% win rate. Thus, Galio makes a great counter to Lee Sin.

While Galio does have a higher winrate compared to Lee Sin, when they face off with one another, Galio also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less challenging champion to learn and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Galio into Lee Sin.

Furthermore, Galio has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Lee Sin. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Galio vs Lee Sin matchups, Galio is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Galio is a great counter for Lee Sin. Make sure you focus your actions on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Galio against Lee Sin.

Additional Information for Galio Players

How We Calculated Our Galio vs Lee Sin Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lee Sin as Galio, we analyzed 963 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 Lee Sin as Galio 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 Galio to counter Lee Sin during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Galio usually picks up much more CS as Lee Sin. Champs who typically don't earn much CS typically don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The top items to use in your Galio versus Lee Sin build include Everfrost, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Morellonomicon. When Galio used at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better versus Lee Sin than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Galio had an average win rate of 53.8% when playing against Lee Sin with these items in his kit.

To have the best chance of defeating Lee Sin as Galio, you should use the Aftershock, Shield Bash, Bone Plating, Overgrowth, Nimbus Cloak, and Transcendence runes from the Resolve and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Galio vs Lee Sin battles, this composite of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 53.8% winrate overall.

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