However, interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is convinced Jones is a United-standard player.
United are working on the futures of their out-of-contract players and the 33-year-old Young is one of nine United players whose contracts expire at the end of the campaign.
Legit.ng earlier reported that France worldwide Anthony Martial has signed a new long term contract extension at Manchester United until the summer of 2024.
Solskjaer has helped turn the club's results around since taking temporary charge in December and believes United need to rethink their transfer policy.
"Solskjaer and (assistant) Mike Phelan have brought back the old school Manchester United", the England midfielder told UK's Daily Mail newspaper.
"We all know what quality Paul possesses - Paul is Paul", stated Martial.
"You get a different view of some of the players: "he's impressed me, he's got some way to go".
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"Two years' time is long enough, but also short enough, to say that we've got the possibility to make a big difference in our preparation, in everything".
In the past week, Burnley came close to handing the first defeat to the Red Devils since the Norwegian took over, but, two late goals from Paul Pogba and Victor Lindelof sealed a draw for the hosts, saving their unbeaten streak.
"Fulham will be a "character revealer".
"It reveals do we have the focus on what's important, which is always the next game in football".
Jones has struggled with injuries but his new deal with keep him at the club until summer of 2023 with the option of another year.
United announce the deal on their official website adding that they were delighted the winger committed his future to the club.