I hope this is OK to post as after one occurrence of below last year this has been noted in the media - but I haven't seen it written as a puzzle and think it is nice enough to ask.
Mia was watching the world cup quarter-finals and saw these teams on the scoreboards at the start of the matches.
B H U T A N
C Y P R U S
P O L A N D
S W E D E N
Predictably for a puzzle; Bhutan, Cyprus, Poland and Sweden lost. Which four teams qualified for the semi-finals?