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

Morgana vs Aphelios

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

based on 1,768 Morgana vs Aphelios matchups
Win Rate
52.8 %
K/D/A
2.82
Pick Rate
1.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each and every week. Within our database, Morgana faced Aphelios 1768 times. With so many matchups for Morgana vs Aphelios provides us confidence in our ability to prepare actionable stats and a recommended build to defeat your opponent. This champ matchup is fairly rare. Morgana fights Aphelios in only 1.8% of her games.

Morgana vs Aphelios Matchup Summary

Morgana does a good job of countering Aphelios. Typically, she wins a terrific 52.8% of matches the champs fight one another in. In Morgana against Aphelios matches, Morgana’s team is 0.1% more probable to obtain first blood. This implies that she probably will get first blood versus Aphelios.

Best Morgana vs Aphelios Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Morgana Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishShard of True IceDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

MorellonomiconZhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Arcane Comet Manaflow BandTranscendenceScorch
Inspiration Perfect TimingCosmic Insight
Adaptive Adaptive HealthScaling
Morgana's passive ability p
Morgana q ability q
Morgana w ability w
Morgana e ability e
Morgana's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
9
W
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Aphelios as Morgana

Tips for Playing as Morgana against Aphelios

Shrewd use of Black Shield can determine the outcome of team fights.

Tormented Shadow is an excellent farming tool if you're by yourself in a lane.

Items that provide survivability allow Morgana to become extremely difficult to kill in conjunction with Black Shield and Soul Shackles.

Advice to Win Against Aphelios

Each of Aphelios' weapons have different weaknesses, try to exploit the ones that work best for your champion. Watch out for the purple Gravity gun, it can root you.

Morgana vs Aphelios Counter Stats

Morgana Image
Win Rate
52.8 %
VS
Win Rate
47.2 %
Aphelios Image
3.6
< Kills >
6.9
5.7
< Deaths >
6.5
12.5
< Assists >
6.1
0.79
< Killing Sprees >
1.58
50
< Minions Killed >
164
0.18
< Dragons Killed >
0.2
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.5
862
< Physical Damage >
19,023
14,349
< Magic Damage >
1,137
900
< True Damage >
1,068
16,112
< Damage Dealt >
21,229
18,836
< Damage Taken >
20,306
9,378
< Gold Earned >
11,967
1.77
< Towers >
2.35
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.07
3,930
< Total Healing >
3,632
11,673
< Experience >
12,791
46
< Vision Score >
18
21
< Wards Placed >
9
123
< Time Dealing CC >
143

How to Counter Aphelios with Morgana in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here underscore some significant Morgana versus Aphelios matchup stats that can help us grasp the distinctions between this pair of champs. As an example, Morgana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Aphelios’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Morgana may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Aphelios. This observation is in large part fueled by the differences in assists.

Morgana normally has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than her opponent does. Typically, she receives a similar amount of damage to Aphelios. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Morgana and Aphelios

Damage Types Compared

Morgana
Aphelios
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Morgana
Aphelios

Who is Better, Morgana or Aphelios?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Morgana usually wins when taking on Aphelios, with a 52.8% win rate. As a result, Morgana makes a good counter for Aphelios.

While Morgana does have a higher win rate compared to Aphelios, when facing one another, Morgana also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes her a less difficult champ to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Morgana into Aphelios.

Furthermore, Morgana also has a great amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Aphelios. 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 for every situation in League of Legends, in Morgana vs Aphelios matchups, Morgana 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 late stage team fights.

Morgana is an above average counter for Aphelios. Focus your strategy on maximizing your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Morgana against Aphelios.

Additional Information for Morgana Players

How We Calculated Our Morgana vs Aphelios Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aphelios as Morgana, we analyzed 1,768 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 Morgana 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 truly master Morgana in order to counter Aphelios during both the laning 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 listen to the build and suggestions shown here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Morgana usually picks up a lot less CS compared to Aphelios. Champs who typically don't get many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers displayed here to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Morgana versus Aphelios build include Liandry's Anguish, Shard of True Ice, and Demonic Embrace. When Morgana incorporated at least these three items in her build, she did much better vs Aphelios than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Morgana had an average winrate of 52.8% when playing against Aphelios with this build.

To have the highest probability of coming out on top against Aphelios as Morgana, Morgana players should take the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Perfect Timing, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune sets we have analyed for Morgana vs Aphelios face-offs, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 52.8% winrate overall.

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