Personal Honours

– FIFA Ballon d’Or (3): 2010, 2011, 2012. Created in 2010.
– Ballon d’Or (1): 2009. Ceased to exist in 2009.
– FIFA World Player of the Year (1): 2009. Ceased to exist in 2009.
– World Soccer Young Player of the Year (3): 2006, 2007, 2008.
– World Soccer Player of the Year (3): 2009, 2011, 2012.
– Onze d’Or (3): 2009, 2011, 2012. No winner in 2010.
– IFFHS World’s Top Goal Scorer (2): 2011, 2012.
– IFFHS World’s best Top Division Goal Scorer (1): 2012.
– Goal.com Player of the Year (2): 2009, 2011.
– El País King of European Soccer (4): 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.
– ESPY Best International Athlete (1): 2012.
– European Golden Shoe (2): 2010, 2012.
– UEFA Best Player in Europe Award (1): 2011. Created in 2011.
– UEFA Club Footballer of the Year (1): 2009. Ceased to exist in 2010.
– UEFA Team of the Year (5): 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.
– UEFA Champions League Top Goalscorer (4): 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.
– UEFA Champions League Forward of the Year (1): 2009. Ceased to exist in 2010.
– UEFA Champions League Final Man of the Match (1): 2011.
– FIFA U-20 World Cup Player of the Tournament (1): 2005.
– FIFA U-20 World Cup Top Goalscorer (1): 2005.
– FIFA Club World Cup Golden Ball (2): 2009, 2011.
– FIFA FIFPro World XI (6): 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.
– FIFPro World Young Player of the Year (3): 2006, 2007, 2008.
– ESM Team of the Year (6): 2005–06, 2007–08, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2011–12.
– Pichichi Trophy (2): 2010, 2012.
– Copa del Rey Top Goalscorer (1): 2010–2011.
– La Liga Player of the Year (3): 2009, 2010, 2011.
– La Liga Foreign Player of the Year (3): 2007, 2009, 2010. Ceased to exist in 2010.
– La Liga Ibero-American Player of the Year (5): 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.
– LFP Best Player (3): 2009, 2011, 2012. No winner in 2010.
– LFP Best Forward (3): 2009, 2011, 2012. No winner in 2010.
– Marca Leyenda (1): 2009.
– Bravo Award (1): 2007.
– Copa América Young Player of the Tournament (1): 2007.
– European Golden Boy (1): 2005.
– Olimpia de Oro (1): 2011.
– Olimpia de Plata (7): 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.