I first became aware of Bobby Copping when he was part of Norwich City's Under 9s squad in 2010/11. After being spotted playing for Dereham Wanderers and Swanton Morley, he sprent nine years with Norwich's Academy.
He joined Bury's youth team signing a two year scholarship in the summer of 2018. In February 2019, he made his debut for the Shakers' under-23s team at just 16 and became an important player as the youngsters reached the quarter-finals of the 2018-19 FA Youth Cup. he also played for the first team in the Lancashire Senior Cup.
On Bury;s demnise and expulsion from the Football League in August 2019, he was left without a club.He trialled for Brighton's Under-23s before signing a two year contract with Peterborough on 1st October 2019.