Alfie Payne played for Norwich's Under-15s in the Foyle Cup in Northern Ireland in July 2014. He is a central midfielder.
He was one of ten yougnsters to join Norwich's Under-18s as first year scholars on 1st July 2016.
On 30th June 2018, he signed his first professional contract with Norwich
Payne was called up to the first team bench for the away clash with Sheffield Wednesday on 3rd November 2018 due to an injury crisis and lack of homegrown players. He didn't play in the 4-0 win though.
He signed a new one year deal with City on 20th February 2019.
On 2nd August 2019 Payne joined Kings Lynn on a season long loan ahead of their National League North campaign.