How to Win Irelia vs Rell Counter Matchup Irelia is in the a tier of champions

Irelia vs Rell

How to Beat Rell as Irelia in LoL Rell is in the s tier of champions
Fighter Assassin
Tank Support

How to Beat Rell as Irelia

based on 1,308 Irelia vs Rell matchups
Win Rate
48.2 %
K/D/A
1.82
Pick Rate
0.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches each week. Within our dataset, Irelia did battle with Rell in 1308 rounds. Including so many games with Irelia vs Rell gives us confidence in our ability to prepare informative stats and a solid build to shatter Rell. This pairing is somewhat rare. Irelia fights Rell in only 0.7% of her games.

Irelia vs Rell Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Irelia has done a poor job of countering Rell. Typically, she wins a lowly 48.2% of games the champions clash against one another in. In Irelia versus Rell rounds, Irelia’s team is 0.1% less probable to gain first blood. This implies that she most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Rell.

Best Irelia vs Rell Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
DaggerRecurve Bow

Core Irelia Items

~22 Mins
Jak'Sho, The ProteanRavenous HydraBlade of The Ruined King

Optional Items

Death's DanceWit's End

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: AlacrityLast Stand
Resolve Bone PlatingUnflinching
Attack Speed Adaptive Force Armor
Irelia's passive ability p
Irelia q ability q
Irelia w ability w
Irelia e ability e
Irelia's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
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E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Rell as Irelia

Tips for Playing as Irelia against Rell

Flawless Duet does not have a maximum travel distance, try using it in creative ways.

Defiant Dance is not interrupted by crowd control, try timing it for incoming disables.

Use Bladesurge to cover great distances by targeting low life minions on your way to champion targets.

Irelia vs Rell Counter Stats

Irelia Image
Win Rate
48.2 %
VS
Win Rate
51.8 %
Rell Image
7.3
< Kills >
2.1
7.1
< Deaths >
6.5
5.6
< Assists >
14.4
1.63
< Killing Sprees >
0.37
187
< Minions Killed >
34
0.11
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.47
14,905
< Physical Damage >
1,385
5,771
< Magic Damage >
5,994
925
< True Damage >
806
21,601
< Damage Dealt >
8,186
29,057
< Damage Taken >
20,636
12,273
< Gold Earned >
7,883
2.17
< Towers >
1.58
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
5,493
< Total Healing >
2,919
14,052
< Experience >
10,573
17
< Vision Score >
42
8
< Wards Placed >
19
99
< Time Dealing CC >
153

How to Counter Rell with Irelia in LoL

The stats shown here clarify some valuable Irelia versus Rell matchup statistics that may help you figure out the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Irelia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Rell’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Irelia may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Rell. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Irelia normally has a much larger longest killing spree than her counter does. Commonly, she receives more damage than Rell. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the champion with more health has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Irelia and Rell

Damage Types Compared

Irelia
Rell
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Irelia
Rell

Who is Better, Irelia or Rell?

Both League champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Irelia usually loses when playing against Rell, with a 48.2% win rate. Therefore, Irelia makes a poor counter to Rell.

While Irelia does have a lower win rate than Rell, when they face off with one another, Irelia also has a much greater difficulty level that makes her a more time consuming character to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Irelia into Rell.

Additionally, Irelia has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Rell. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

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

Irelia is a somewhat poor counter to Rell. Focus your strategy on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Irelia against Rell.

Additional Information for Irelia Players

How We Calculated Our Irelia vs Rell Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Rell as Irelia, we analyzed 1,308 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 Rell as Irelia 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Irelia to counter Rell during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Irelia often gets much more CS as Rell. Champions who typically don't acquire many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The best items to have in your Irelia versus Rell build consist of Jak'Sho, The Protean, Ravenous Hydra, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Irelia included at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better countering Rell than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Irelia had an average winrate of 48.2% when playing against Rell with this build.

To have the best likelihood of coming out on top against Rell as Irelia, Irelia players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Irelia vs Rell counter picks, this combination of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 48.2% win rate overall.

If you need to see Irelia x Rell tips and matchup stats and build suggestions for a a particular division rank, feel free to choose one from the selection menu above. At first, the statistics and strategies displayed are calculated using all matches played with these champions.