|Full name||David Cañas Fernández|
|Date of birth||26 August 1978|
|Place of birth||Castilleja de la Cuesta, Spain|
|Height||1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Playing position||Centre back|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
During his career Cañas also represented Getafe CF, AD Ceuta (two spells, both in the third level), Polideportivo Ejido, UD Salamanca, Albacete Balompié and Girona FC, appearing in 276 games in the "silver category" of Spanish football over the course of 11 seasons (12 goals). In early 2011 he was diagnosed with testicular cancer, being sidelined for 50 days for treatment but eventually returning to finish the campaign with Ceuta, following which he retired at the age of nearly 33.
- David Cañas jugará en el Girona (David Cañas will play with Girona); Marca, 30 June 2008 (Spanish)
- David Cañas vuelve a jugar después de superar un cáncer testicular (David Cañas returns to football after overcoming testicular cancer); La Verdad, 29 March 2011 (Spanish)