Coupe began his career in 1997, with Forest Green Rovers and during his two seasons at The New Lawn he helped them get promoted to the Conference National in 1998. Coupe made 52 league appearances and he scored 2 goals. Coupe joined Gloucester City in 1999, his spell was only brief, during his time at Meadow Park, he made 6 league appearances and scored 0 goals. In the same year Coupe joined Clevedon Town during his two seasons at the Hand Stadium, Coupe made 72 league appearances and scored 2 goals. In 2001, Coupe joined Welsh club Aberystwyth Town and he made 15 league appearances even though his spell at the club was very brief. In the same year, Coupe rejoined Forest Green Rovers, during his second stint at the club he made 29 league appearances and scored 0 goals at The New Lawn. He left the club in 2002 and joined Bath City, during his fifth season at the club he helped the club get promoted from the Southern Football League to the Blue Square Bet South, Coupe spent seven seasons at Twerton Park, where he made 213 league appearances and scored 4 goals. He was released in September 2010.Coupe rejoined Gloucester City in the same month,he has currently made 78 league appearances and scored 1 goal. In May 2012, Coupe signed a new-one year contract that will keep at Gloucester City until the summer of 2013.