2005: Clarín Revelación de Oro Award for Breakthrough Player of the Year (shared with Lionel Messi).
2007: Golden Ball for U-20 World Cup Player of the Tournament (4th Argentinean player to achieve it after Diego Maradona, 1979, Javier Saviola, 2001 and Lionel Messi, 2005).
2007: Golden Boot for top goalscorer (6 goals) of the U-20 World Cup (4th Argentinean player to achieve it after Ramon Diaz, 1979, Javier Saviola, 2001 and Lionel Messi, 2005).
2007: Fourth player in history to obtain both the Golden Ball and Golden Boot on the same U-20 competition (along with Geovani in 1983 for Brazil, and Javier Saviola in 2001 and Lionel Messi in 2005 for Argentina).
2007: Tuttosport Golden Boy Award to best U-21 European player.
2007-2008: Antonio Puerta Trophy to best player in Spanish First Division, sponsored by Canal+.
2007-2008: EFE Trophy to best Ibero-American player in Spanish First Division.
2007-2008: Second place on Alfredo Di Stefano Award to best Spanish First Division player, sponsored by Spanish newspaper Marca.
2008: GQ Award for Sportsman of the Year.
2008: Comunidad Iberoamericana Trophy for most outstanding performance of an Ibero-American sportsman of 2008.
2011-2012: Man Citys Player of the Year.
2014: FSF Player of the Year
2005: FIFA U-20 World Cup (The Netherlands), Argentina national team.
2007: FIFA U-20 World Cup (Canada), Argentina national team.
2008: Olympic Games (Beijing), Argentina national team.
2010: UEFA Europa League, Atletico Madrid.
2010: UEFA Super Cup, Atletico Madrid.
2011-2012: Premier League - Manchester City.
2012: Community Shield - Manchester City.
2014: Capital One - Manchester City
2014: Premier League - Manchester City