Xerath vs Morgana Counter Build

How to Beat Morgana as Xerath


We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League rounds that we analyze every week. This Xerath against Morgana matchup guide came out of an examination of 35,735 ranked rounds where both champs fought each other.

This champion pairing is relatively uncommon. Xerath encounters Morgana in only 7.9% of his games. Xerath does a good job of countering Morgana. On average, he wins a fantastic 52.0% of games the champions face one another in. In Xerath against Morgana games, Xerath’s team is 2.0% less likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Morgana.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Xerath Items to Counter Morgana

The most important items to use in your Xerath versus Morgana build consist of Rabadon's Deathcap, Horizon Focus, and Luden's Tempest. When Xerath incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better when facing Morgana than with most other typical builds.

Rabadon's Deathcap Item Horizon Focus Item Luden's Tempest Item

Best Xerath Runes to Counter Morgana

To have the best chance of vanquishing Morgana as Xerath, you should equip the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Absolute Focus, Gathering Storm, Presence of Mind, and Coup de Grace runes. Out of all the runes we have analyed/that we analyzed for Xerath vs Morgana battles, this blending of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also displayed the top Morgana runes to fend off Xerath to help you infer how she will likely be setup against your champ.

Best Xerath Runes

Arcane Comet Rune Arcane Comet
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Absolute Focus Rune Absolute Focus
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace

Best Morgana Runes

Arcane Comet Rune Arcane Comet
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Perfect Timing Rune Perfect Timing
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery


The subsequent tables feature some critical Xerath against Morgana counter stats that may help us distinguish the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Xerath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.7 is greater than Morgana’s ratio of 2.3, highlighting that Xerath may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Morgana.

Battle Stats


Xerath Stats
6 3.7
Morgana Stats


Xerath Stats
5.6 6.3
Morgana Stats


Xerath Stats
9 10.7
Morgana Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Xerath Stats
3 1.6
Morgana Stats

Damage Dealt

Xerath Stats
22527 13876
Morgana Stats

Damage Taken

Xerath Stats
14189 18598
Morgana Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Xerath Stats
5.4 5.1
Morgana Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Xerath Stats
0.9 0.9
Morgana Stats

Dragons Killed

Xerath Stats
2 2
Morgana Stats

Barons Killed

Xerath Stats
0.4 0.4
Morgana Stats

Gold Earned

Xerath Stats
10032 8908
Morgana Stats

Minions Killed

Xerath Stats
90 51
Morgana Stats

Xerath often has a much larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. On average, Xerath takes less damage than Morgana. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

In Xerath vs Morgana matchups, Xerath typically gets a few more minion kills than Morgana. Champs that do not earn much CS typically don't require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling well off their skills and stats alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the averages displayed here to do well.

By default, Xerath vs Morgana tips, statistics, and build suggestions are given for all ranked divisions. To filter the stats and builds to an individual skill level, you can use the selection menu menu located earlier in the guide.

How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 35735 Xerath vs Morgana 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 Morgana as Xerath 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.