Following a successful trial in the UK, Facebook, in partnership with and Zynga, is bringing real-money social gaming to Italy and Spain.


An exclusive partnership deal last year between Zynga and, meant San Francisco-based Zynga was able to launch gambling for real money in the UK.

After a recent trial on Facebook, these gaming apps for real money will now be made available to users in Spain and Italy as well.

Facebook has also recently launched a sport betting app with Paddy Power in the UK, showing signs of its commitment to allowing real-money gaming on its site. Restriction of access to these gambling apps remains, with only users over the age of 18 allowed to use them.