"I don't think it's for professional footballers - I've always felt it should be left to the amateurs and I'll stand by that."
He is, however, a big fan of other Olympic sports.
Seaman's girlfriend Frankie Poultney, a professional ice-dancer whom he met on the TV programme 'Dancing on Ice', has been working with the
GB synchronised swimming team
as they prepare for their appearance at the London Games.
"I'm massively impressed," said Seaman.
Seaman impressed by GB synchro team
"If you realise what they go through - the strength they have, and the finesse as well - it's fantastic and I'll tell anyone to go and watch it.
"The girls train really hard and put all of their effort into it and it looks great."
Seaman, who played at two World Cups for England, says he does enjoy watching many Olympic sports and is looking forward to
"The atmosphere is going to be similar to a World Cup for me, which was the ultimate," said Seaman.
"The Olympic Games is the ultimate for the athletes and it's a great thing to be involved in.
"I don't know if I'll be able to get a ticket - I'll see what I can do - but it's a great time for the country."
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