The best champions globally to counter Leona include Aphelios, Varus, and Kai'Sa. These champs are all good at countering Leona with decent win rates over 58%. Even if these Leona counter picks are not played in your lane, it's not a good idea to play her into these matchups. They will most often crush Leona.
Conversely, if the enemy team picks either Zilean or Heimerdinger, you should seriously think about taking her, as she easily beats these champions with win rates over 53% against each ofthem.
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The Leona counter matchups shown below include data from Silver+ tiers and champions in all positions. Click an individual Leona matchup to see a detailed build, stats, and advice to win your next fight. You will also have the opportunity to further refine your tier selection.