Joining the Norwich Academy at 8 years old, Harvey played for a variety of teams including Suffolk county, where he was scouted by Colchester in a friendly against the side.
Initially joining the side for a six week trial period, the talented left back was offered a contract on his 14th birthday in January 2017.
After joining Colchester, Harvey was called up to play for the Young Lion’s U15 match against Belgium and has since gone to St George’s Park with the national squad for a four day training camp.
Having been with Colchester since the age of 14, Harvey made his first team debut against West Ham United last September.
The 18 year old signed his first professional contract with Colchester United in January 2021.