Tooro are anchoring the table on 22 points with five games left the end of the season.
Benson Muhindo came off the bench to provide an assist and score a goal in Villa's triumph over Bright Stars.
The Jogoo had to fight their way back into the game after Jamil Kalisa had given the visitors a 16th-minute lead.
Defending champions Proline will make a trip to Mbale to battle Kiboga Young at the new Mbale Municipal Stadium.
At Mutesa II Stadium, Ronald Magwali's 30th-minute header from a Fred Agandu cross proves decisive.
James Lutaaya reportedly led a group of Villa fans, who physically attacked URA players.
After registering victory over Proline on Saturday, a third win in the last five, the mood in the Villa camp is understandably buoyant.
“We want to win as many games as possible then at the end we shall see where God will place us," says Ssimbwa.
Express are not only 22 points behind leaders Vipers, but six above bottom side Proline.
After a rioting 4-2 win over bottom-placed Proline on Tuesday at Lugogo, Vipers tactician Edward Golola warned his charges not to underestimate Villa because...
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