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Palestinian national soccer team celebrates victory in the Asian Cup, marking a historic moment amid Israel's war against Hamas in Gaza.

The team's victory over Hong Kong secured its spot in the round of 16 as one of the four best third-placed teams.

The Palestinian National Soccer Team's success in the Asian Cup was celebrated by Doha spectators who waved Palestinian flags or keffiyeh scarves.

Before the team's first game against Iran, the stadium echoed with a chorus of "Free Palestine!" as a moment of silence was observed.

 Palestinian national team footballers, like Saleh, struggle to reach their families in Gaza due to lack of telecoms.

Rashid, a midfielder, reflects on the challenges of playing without knowing what's happening at home.

 Israel maintains its war is against Hamas, which attacked Israel on October 7, killing 1,200 and taking over 250 hostages.

The Palestinian team views the last-16 knockout match against Qatar as more than a game due to Israel's overwhelming military force off the pitch.