The top picks not in lane to counter Garen include Aphelios, Zeri, and Caitlyn. These are all good at countering Garen with high win rates over 54%. Even if these Garen counter picks are not played in the same position as you, it's not smart to choose him into one of these matchups. They will often beat Garen.
Yet, if the opposite team brings either Aurelion Sol or Shyvana, Garen mains should strongly consider choosing him, as he easily crushes these champions with win rates over 54% against both ofthem.
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The Garen counter matchups shown below include data from Silver+ tiers and champions in all positions. Click an individual Garen 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.