Sona vs Neeko Counter Build

How to Win Sona vs Neeko Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Neeko as Sona in LoL

How to Beat Neeko as Sona

3,152 Sona vs Neeko Matchups Analyzed

We generate our counter stats from the millions of recently rated LoL rounds that we evaluate every week. This guide on how to beat Neeko as Sona resulted from an evaluation of 3152 ranked rounds where both champions faced one another. This particular matchup is somewhat rare. Sona fights Neeko in only 1.6% of her games.

Sona does a average job of countering Neeko. Normally, she wins a acceptable 49.8% of games the champions battle one another in. In Sona against Neeko matches, Sona’s team is 0.1% less probable to earn first blood, indicating that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Neeko.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Neeko

The best items to focus on in your Sona versus Neeko build consist of Shurelya's Battlesong, Chemtech Putrifier, and Shard of True Ice. When Sona used at least these three items in her build, she did significantly better versus Neeko than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Sona had an average winrate of 60.7% when playing against Neeko with these items in her kit.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Neeko

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Cut Down Rune Cut Down

To have the greatest probability of defeating Neeko as Sona, Sona players should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Sorcery and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes players used for Sona vs Neeko matchups, this mixture of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 51.2% winrate overall.

We have also displayed the best Neeko runes to duel Sona to help you interpret how she will probably be kitted out to try to beat your champion.


2.5 | Sona Neeko | 5.6


5.9 | Sona Neeko | 5.7


14.3 | Sona Neeko | 7.8

Sona vs Neeko Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page emphasize some strategic Sona against Neeko counter stats that may help us explain the differences and similarities between these two champs. Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.8 is better than Neeko’s KDA ratio of 2.4, showing that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Neeko. This observation is largely a result of the differences in assists.

Sona normally has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes a similar amount of damage to Neeko. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

In Sona vs Neeko matchups, Sona often racks up much less CS than Neeko. Champions who on average don't earn a lot of minion kills typically do not have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling easily off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, try to best the values displayed here to do well.

If you want to get Sona x Neeko tips and counter builds for a an individual rank, feel free to select one from the selection menu displayed above. At first, the statistics and build suggestions given are calculated using all games completed with both champions.

Num. Killing Sprees

0.51 | Sona Neeko | 1.3

Largest Multi-Kill

0.93 | Sona Neeko | 1.32

Damage Dealt

9,969 | Sona Neeko | 18,102

Damage Taken

15,728 | Sona Neeko | 17,358

Healing Done

11,660 | Sona Neeko | 2,033

Vision Score

45 | Sona Neeko | 26

Gold Earned

8,227 | Sona Neeko | 10,054

Minions Killed

19 | Sona Neeko | 111

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Sona Neeko | 0.1

Barons Killed

0.02 | Sona Neeko | 0.02


2.33 | Sona Neeko | 2.12


0.57 | Sona Neeko | 0.53

CC Duration (sec)

28 | Sona Neeko | 169

Experience Earned

10,494 | Sona Neeko | 12,319

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3,152 Sona vs Neeko 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 Neeko as Sona 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.