Date of birth
Republic of Ireland
Leeds-born Canavan signed for City from Plymouth Argyle in January after spending three years at the Pilgrims. The 29-year-old joined the club on a 18-month deal - keeping him in West Yorkshire until the end of next season.
Canavan, who stands at 6ft 4ins, was part of the City academy growing up and used to be a ballboy for the matches at the Utilita Energy Stadium.
He has represented Republic of Ireland at youth level and enjoyed time at Scunthorpe United, Shrewsbury Town and Rochdale, throughout his 12-year career.